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Stevie Ray Vaughan's "Testify" Source: Jimi Hendrix's Original Version with The Isley Brothers

The idea of Stevie Ray Vaughan covering a funky song by the great R&B band the Isley Brothers might seem bizarre until you consider that rhythm and blues was a big part of the Double Trouble playbook.Besides, his choice of “Testify” makes perfect sense when you realize the guitarist on the Isleys' original 1964 version was none other than his hero, Jimi Hendrix.More a tip of the hat than a... …

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